Naz’s Crystal Horoscopes
This spellbinding crystal has captured people’s hearts and minds for centuries, and was highly prized by the ancient Egyptians, who lovingly nicknamed the gem ‘Blood of Isis’ (after their beloved Goddess Isis). Like this selfless goddess - who is thought to have been one of the only people in the world to know the Sun God Ra’s secret name - this beautiful crystal suggests a friend, colleague or family member may ask you to keep a secret for them this week.
Prized for centuries, this stunning crystal was highly coveted by ancient magicians - who believed the gem would naturally enhance their magical powers! Synonymous with courage, strength and protection, it suggests you could find yourself feeling very unsettled by a friend or partner’s controlling behaviour this week. Bathe yourself in strength and protection - and fill your heart with love and affection - by keeping a Hematite nearby.
Gemini: Tree Agate
Known as the ‘Stone of Growth’, this enchanting crystal is often associated with the Greek Earth Mother Goddess, Gaia - who is thought to have been so heartbroken when her husband tried to kill their son, she sent her children to attack him! Like this selfless goddess - who was so sadly torn between her children and the man she loved - this beautiful crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling very torn between two people around you this week.
Cancer: Smoky Quartz
Highly revered by the ancient Celts and Druids, this mesmerising crystal is often associated with the Greek Goddess of Magic and Witchcraft, Hecates. Symbolising power and protection, it suggests you could see a darker side to a female around you this week. Secretive behaviour from friends and family members could leave you feeling very unsettled, and someone’s manipulative words or actions could really surprise you too.
This stunning crystal is often associated with the inspiring story of a Zuni couple - known as the Turquoise Man and Salt Woman - who are thought to have been so enraged by the ungratefulness around them, they withdrew from the world to teach its people a lesson! Like this brave couple - whose generosity and kindness was so sadly taken for granted by the people around them - this enchanting crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling very unappreciated by someone around you this week.
With a fascinating history (dating back to 300 BC), this stunning crystal is thought to help with everything - from attracting love and improving your health, to brightening your mood and boosting your wealth! Like this beautiful crystal - which is so often mistaken for Yellow Topaz - this beautiful crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling very misunderstood by someone around you this week. Prevent their negativity from leaving you teary by keeping a Citrine nearby.
Libra: Rainbow Obsidian
Like this beautiful crystal - which so often looks completely black when you first see it - this powerfully protective crystal suggests you may see a softer side to someone around you this week. Deep and meaningful heart to hearts with friends and colleagues may leave you feeling slightly tearful, and you could find yourself feeling very protective of a gentle soul around you too. Fill their hearts with happiness - and wash away their sadness - by keeping a Rainbow Obsidian nearby.
Cherished for more than 6,000 years, these enchanting crystals were highly revered by the ancient Chinese, who often associated the gem with the ancient legend of a young boy who turned into a dragon after swallowing a Pearl! Like this brave young boy - who swallowed his pearl to protect it from his neighbour - this stunning crystal suggests you may find yourself feeling very threatened by someone around you too this week.
Known as a stone of love and good fortune, this enchanting crystal is often associated with the Japanese Sun Goddess, Amaterasu - who is thought to have become so frustrated with her brother’s selfish behaviour, she banished him from heaven! Like this brave goddess - who so sadly had to turn her back on someone she loved - this stunning crystal suggests you may need to distance yourself from someone around you too this week.
Synonymous with strength, bravery and protection, this stunning crystal was highly prized by the ancient Romans - who would often engrave the gems with images of the God of War (Mars) and Hercules to maximise their courage and strength! Thought to protect its wearer from negativity, it suggests you may find yourself clashing with a very strong-minded individual around you this week. Wave their negativity goodbye by keeping an Onyx nearby.
Thought to wash away our worries and sorrow - and help us prepare for a brighter tomorrow - this beautiful crystal symbolises the start of a new and truly wonderful cycle in your life. New relationships, job opportunities and friendships can all be expected, and you may find yourself reconnecting with someone from the past too. Celebrate the love around you - and nurture the bonds between you - by keeping a Morganite nearby.
Known as the ‘queen of gems’, this stunning crystal has captured the hearts of some of the world’s greatest icons (including Elizabeth Taylor), and is thought to help with everything - from attracting love and boosting your confidence, to preventing falls and protecting you from accidents! Thought to change colour around liars and cheats, it suggests you could see a very different side to a friend or colleague this week.
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